Observations on the Dispute Between the United States and France. Franco-American Relations, Robert G. Harper.

Observations on the Dispute Between the United States and France.

London: John Stockdale, 1798.

Stated third edition. 109 pp. plus 11 pp. publisher's ads. 8vo. 20th-century red morocco, gilt, by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. Spine lightly sun-faded. Modern bookplate on front pastedown. Contemporary inscription on titlepage. Negligible foxing. Very good plus. Howes H209; Sabin 30432; ESTC T111706. Item #252610

Stated third edition, published the year after the first American. Harper, a U.S. Congressman from South Carolina, pours scorn on the French, and his Federalist, pro-British stance naturally was popular in England. This work went through several editions in Dublin and London, as well as the U.S.

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